Country Music Legend Charlie Louvin signs with True North Records
POSTED: AUGUST 4TH, 2010
It’s always a thrill to be able to associate with a legend of any capacity, so it is with great excitement that True North Records announces the signing of country music pioneer and legend Charlie Louvin.
Louvin’s career has spanned nearly five decades and there’s no sign of this musical patriarch slowing down. His first True North Records release “The Battles Rage On” will be available this fall and feature a moving collection of war songs.
Here are some fast, fun facts about Charlie:
-He was born Charles Elzer Loudermilk on July 7, 1927 in Alabama.
-The early part of Charlie’s career featured him performing with his brother Ira under the moniker of The Louvin Brothers.
-Charlie’s solo career itself has spanned 40+ years.
-In 2001 Charlie was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame as a member of The Louvin Brothers.
-Charlie has recorded songs with Elvis Costello, Jeff Tweedy (Wilco) and George Jones.
Stay tuned for news about the official release date and official track listing!
In the meantime, learn more about Charlie at his Official Website.
Over and out,
Adam the Intern